This video art hopes to challenge what is considered art. It aims to express emotions that are otherwise brushed under the carpet. Therefore, I have used art as a tool for forcing the audience to listen (as they would have to out of respect; if I were to say it otherwise, it would be ignored or invalidated, or simply perceived as exaggeration). 68 more words
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I have recently encountered this artist’s work and I think that it complements my current theme of satirical art. Musson is an American performance artist who created a series of videos, called ‘Art Thoughtz’ under the persona Youngman, which he then uploaded to YouTube. 223 more words
Numerous times throughout history artists have had fabricated personas. Meet Hennessy Youngman, Jayson Musson’s alter ego.
The character Hennessy Youngman is an underdog in the art world, an urban person of color who we might not expect to have access to the insular (and predominantly white) art world. 145 more words
Pre-Warning: Profanity is in this video. If you get offended easily this may not be for you.
Fabricated. Ridiculous. Mass-produced. Dots. Dots. Dots. And yet, how does the YBA Damien Hirst present himself to the WORLD? 80 more words
Look I am not really going to write much about these things, they are all self explanatory. Well, some of the nuanced/in jokes might miss some people but I am sure everyone will get some thing from this wonderous virtual triptych. 17 more words